On Sunday a 74 year old woman was found dead in her two-storey house located along the Eastern Main Road in Laventille. Homicide detectives believe
Homicide detectives believe Norma Holder was raped and killed by a bandit who broke into her home while she was at church.
Reports said a neighbor told police that a strange man was seen inside Holder’s home drinking a Guinness.
Another neighbor called out to Ms. Holder, but got no response.
He entered house and found her dead in the bedroom
There was reportedly a large gash on the woman’s throat.
The bandit reportedly made his escape over a perimeter wall behind the senior citizen’s home.
Investigations are continuing.